Recent Examples on the Web Cats may also lack other components of the ability to enjoy (and digest) sugars, such as glucokinase in their liver—a key enzyme that controls the metabolism of carbohydrates and prevents glucose from flooding the animal’s bloodstream. —David Biello, Scientific American, 1 Sep. 2015 Two months ago, the glucokinase activator cleared its Phase 3 clinical trial, bringing the therapy closer to a market approval by the end of the year. —Jonathan Chan, STAT, 25 Aug. 2020
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